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Lao PDR: Long-Standing Health System Strengthening Support


Over the past fifteen years, EPOS has assisted the Ministry of Health (MoH) of Laos across five of the building blocks of a resilient health system. Several donor-financed and EPOS-implemented projects in Laos supported strengthening of:

  • Good health services by developing health managers skills at several levels, promoting the better integration of services...

Tajikistan: Health Information System Project Addresses Sustainability Phase


The project «Technical Assistance to Support the Strengthening of the Health Information System in Tajikistan”, funded by the European Union, has provided information on project implementation at the sixth Project Steering Committee meeting last month in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The main project goal is to strengthen the health management system, used by the Ministry of Health...

Malawi: Hospital Reform Project Launched Supporting Reproductive Health


Technical implementation began mid-October in Lilongwe, Malawi, for the GIZ-funded project 'Health System Strengthening with a Focus on Reproductive Health'. The 1.2M EUR project is within the framework of GIZ’s technical cooperation programme ‘Health System...

World Health Summit 2015: Science Meets Business and Policy Makers


Each October, Berlin becomes the international capital of health. Prominent national and international science, business and policy leaders gather for the World Health Summit, confirming that health remains high on the agenda of governments and health organisations worldwide. EPOS Managing Director Inke Fabian de Barreto and...

Celebrating 20 Years of Vietnam-EU Health Cooperation


A ceremony to celebrate two decades of Vietnam - European Union (EU) cooperation for improved health care was held in Hanoi on 16 November in the presence of Mr Neven Mimica, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, and Associate Professor Dr Nguyen Thi Kim Tien, Vietnam’s Minister of Health.